Organic/Organometallic Synthetic Methods

C. A. Nijhuis, W. F. Reus, and G. M. Whitesides. 2009. “Molecular Rectification in Metal-SAM-Metal Oxide-Metal Junctions.” J. Amer. Chem. Soc., 131, Pp. 17814-17827.Abstract
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V. Semetey, D. T. Moustakas, and G. M. Whitesides. 2006. “Synthesis and Conformational Study of Water-Soluble, Rigid, Rod-like Oligopiperidines.” Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 45, Pp. 588-591. 970.pdf 970_01.pdf
J. Yang, I. Gitlin, V.M. Krishnamurthy, J.A. Vasquez, C.E. Costello, and G. M. Whitesides. 2003. “Synthesis of Monodisperse Polymers from Proteins.” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 125, Pp. 12392-12393. PDF
M. Mourez, R. S. Kane, J. Mogridge, S. J. Metallo, P. Deschatelets, B. R. Sellman, G. M. Whitesides, and R. J. Collier. 2001. “Designing a polyvalent inhibitor of anthrax toxin.” Nature Biotechnology, 19, Pp. 958-961. PDF
R. G. Chapman, E. Ostuni, M. N. Liang, G. Meluleni, E. Kim, L. Yan, G. Pier, H. S. Warren, and G. M. Whitesides. 2001. “Polymeric Thin Films that Resist Adsorption of Proteins and the Adhesion of Bacteria.” Langmuir, 17, Pp. 1225-1233. PDF
D. N. Chin, J. A. Zerkowski, J.C. MacDonald, and G. M. Whitesides. 1999. “Strategies for the Design and Assembly of Hydrogen-bonded Aggregates in the Solid State.” In Organised Molecular Assemblies in the Molecular Solid State, edited by J. K. Whitesell, Chapter 5: Pp. 185-253. London (Chichester): Wiley and Sons. PDF
S. Palacin, D. N. Chin, E.E. Simanek, J.C. MacDonald, G. M. Whitesides, M. T. McBride, and G. T. R. Palmore. 1997. “Hydrogen-Bonded Tapes Based on Symmetrically Substituted Diketopiperazines: A Robust Structural Motif for the Engineering of Molecular Solids.” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 119, Pp. 11807-11816. PDF
E.E. Simanek, L. Isaacs, X. Li, C. C. C. Wang, and G. M. Whitesides. 1997. “Self-Assembly of Zinc Porphyrins around the Periphery of Hydrogen-Bonded Aggregates that Bear Imidazole Groups.” Journal of Organic Chemistry, 62, Pp. 8994-9000. PDF
V. Martichonok and G. M. Whitesides. 1997. “Studies on a-sialylation using sialyl donors with an auxiliary 3-thiophenyl group.” Carbohyd. Res., 302, Pp. 123-129. PDF
G. M. Whitesides, E.E. Simanek, and C. B. Gorman. 1996. “Approaches to Synthesis Based on Non-Covalent Bonds.” In NATO Advanced Study Institute on Chemical Synthesis: Gnosis to Prognosis, edited by C. Chatgilialoglu and V. Snieckus, Series E: Applied Sciences, Pp. 565-588. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers. PDF
K. E. Schwiebert, D. N. Chin, J.C. MacDonald, and G. M. Whitesides. 1996. “Engineering the Solid State with 2-Benzimidazolones.” J. Am. Chem., 118, Pp. 4018-4029. PDF
C. B. Gorman, S. H. Bergens, and G. M. Whitesides. 1996. “Platinum-Catalyzed Oxidations of Organic Compounds by Ferric Sulfate: Use of a Redox Fuel Cell to Mediate Complete Oxidation of Ethylene Glycol by Dioxygen at 80°C.” Journal of Catalysis, 158, Pp. 92-96. PDF
J. Gao, V. Martichonok, and G. M. Whitesides. 1996. “Synthesis of a Phosphonate Analog of Sialic Acid (Neu5Ac) Using Indium-Mediated Allylation of Unprotected Carbohydrates in Aqueous Media.” Journal of Organic Chemistry, 61, Pp. 9538-9540. PDF
S.-K. Choi, S. Lee, and G. M. Whitesides. 1996. “Synthesis of C-5 Analogs of N-Acetylneuraminic Acid via Indium-mediated Allylation of N-Substituted 2-Amino-2-deoxymannoses.” Journal of Organic Chemistry, 61, Pp. 8739-8745. PDF
S. H. Bergens, C. B. Gorman, G. T. R. Palmore, and G. M. Whitesides. 1994. “A Redox Fuel Cell That Operates with Methane as Fuel at 120°C.” Science, 265, Pp. 1418-1420. PDF
J. Gao, R. Haerter, D.M. Gordon, and G. M. Whitesides. 1994. “Synthesis of KDO Using Indium-Mediated Allylation of 2,3:4,5-Di-O-isopropylidene-D-arabinose in Aqueous Media.” J. Org. Chem., 59, Pp. 3714-3715. PDF
L. Z. Avila and G. M. Whitesides. 1993. “Catalytic Activity of Native Enzymes during Capillary Electrophoresis: An Enzymatic 'Microreactor'.” J. Org. Chem., 58, Pp. 5508-5512. PDF
W. J. Lees and G. M. Whitesides. 1993. “Diastereoselectivity (Enantioselectivity) of Aldol Condensations Catalyzed by Rabbit Muscle Aldolase at C-2 of RCHOHCHO if R has an Appropriately Placed Negatively Charged Group.” J. Org. Chem., 58, Pp. 1887-1894. PDF
D.M. Gordon and G. M. Whitesides. 1993. “Indium-mediated Allylations of Unprotected Carbohydrates in Aqeous Media: A Short Synthesis of Sialic Acid (Neu-5-Ac).” J. Org. Chem., 58, Pp. 7937-7938. PDF
K. Adelhorst and G. M. Whitesides. 1993. “Large-Scale Synthesis of b-L-Fucopyranosyl Phosphate and the Preparation of GDP-b-Fucose.” Carbohyd. Res., 242, Pp. 69-76. PDF